Definition of Musteline mammal
1. Noun. Fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals.
Generic synonyms: Carnivore
Group relationships: Family Mustelidae, Mustelidae
Specialized synonyms: Weasel, Mink, Fitch, Foulmart, Foumart, Mustela Putorius, Polecat, Black-footed Ferret, Ferret, Mustela Nigripes, Otter, Enhydra Lutris, Sea Otter, Polecat, Skunk, Wood Pussy, Badger, Honey Badger, Mellivora Capensis, Ratel, Carcajou, Gulo Luscus, Skunk Bear, Wolverine, Glutton, Gulo Gulo, Wolverine, Galictis Vittatus, Grison, Grison Vittatus, Marten, Marten Cat, Eira Barbara, Taira, Tayra
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Literary usage of Musteline mammal
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1. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"... Calais on the northeast and Boulogne on the south. It has a lighthouse. ORISON, grl'non (Fr., gray), or HURON. A large, plantigrade, musteline mammal ..."
2. History of Hall County, Nebraska: A Narrative of the Past with Special by August F. Buechler, Robert J. Barr, Dale P. Stough (1920)
"As soon as he warily ventured into the open, he knew that the supposed Indian was nothing more dangerous than the very prevalent little musteline mammal—a ..."
3. The New International Encyclopaedia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906)
"... on the northeast and Boulogne on the south. It has a lighthouse. ORISON, gri'son (Fr., gray), or HURON. A large, plantigrade, musteline mammal (Galictis ..."